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Table 1 Demographic data and clinical features of the 233 patients, according to Sex, Education Level, Affected Gene, and Index/Non-Index status

From: A long diagnostic delay in patients with Hereditary Haemorrhagic Telangiectasia: a questionnaire-based retrospective study

DEMOGRAPHIC AND CLINICAL DATA
SEX     
  Total Males Females  
Nr (%) 233 119 (49%) 114 (51%)  
Age at Interview, Mean ± SD (years) 51.1 ± 16.9 52.4 ± 17.2 49.7 ± 16.6 p = ns
[Range] [10;84] [11;81] [10;84]
EDUCATION LEVEL     
  Low Interm High  
Nr (%) 53 (23%) 69 (30%) 111 (47%)  
Age at Interview, Mean ± SD (years) 62.5 ± 16.9 49.9 ± 16.2 46.4 ± 14.9 P < 0.0001
[Range] [10;84] [15;78] [16;75]
AFFECTED GENE     
  HHT1 HHT2 HHT?  
Nr (%) 81 (35%) 132 (56%) 20 (9%)  
Age at Interview, Mean ± SD (years) 46.6 ± 16.9 52.4 ± 16.8 60.1 ± 13.3 P < 0.003
[Range] [11;79] [10;84] [36;80]
INDEX/NON-INDEX STATUS     
  Index Non-Index   
Nr (%) 112 (48.1%) 121 (51.9%)   
Age at Interview, Mean ± SD (years) 57.4 ± 14.1 45.2 ± 17.3]   P < 0.0001
[Range] [15;81] [10;84]  
CLINICAL DATA Nr (%)   
Epistaxis 231 (99.1%)   
Mucocutaneous Telangiectases 233 (100%)   
PAVM 117 (50.2%)   
CAVMs 19 (8.1%)   
HAVMs 182 (78.1%)   
GI bleeding 62 (26.6%)